Hotel Altaïr is located in Santiago de Compostela’s old town, in a quiet area just 5 minutes' walk from San Martin Pinario Monastery and Santiago de Compostela Cathedral.

The rooms at the Altaïr are equipped with air conditioning and a safety deposit box. There is also a flat-screen TV in every room. The modern private bathroom is complete with a hairdryer.

The hotel has a decoration inspired in the Japanese Wabi-Sabi philosophy.

Guests can enjoy an á la carte breakfast featuring characteristic regional products.

This is our guests' favorite part of Santiago de Compostela, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.6 for a two-person trip.

Hotel Altaïr has been welcoming guests since Aug 20, 2006

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Property Highlights

Located in the best-rated area in Santiago de Compostela, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.6

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.

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Max adults: 2. Max children: 1
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  • 2 twin beds
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Max adults: 2. Max children: 1
Superior Double Room
High floor
  • 1 full bed
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Max adults: 1
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  • 1 full bed
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4 reasons to choose Hotel Altaïr

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English

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About Hotel Altaïr

Welcoming guests since Aug 20, 2006

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  • Is there a kettle

    The hotel has a kettle on request.

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    Asked about: Superior Double Room • Answered on November 22, 2019
  • Hello As we will be with our 2 daughters of 6 and 11 what kind of room do we have to choose ? Do you have extra sofa or bed? Thanks a lot!

    Dear guest, We have some options (double sofa bed, connecting rooms ...), but we need to know the specific date you need prior to booking. We recommend that you send an email to the hotel with this information and we will gladly inform you.

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    Answered on January 14, 2022
Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
Excellent location – show map
What's nearby
  • Museum of Pilgrimage
    0.1 miles
  • Monastery of San Martin Pinario
    0.2 miles
  • Campus Universitario Norte
    0.2 miles
  • Pulperia
    0.2 miles
  • Monastery of San Pelayo
    0.2 miles
  • Hospital of the Catholic Monarchs
    0.2 miles
  • Plaza de la Quintana
    0.2 miles
  • Plaza del Obradoiro
    0.3 miles
  • Santiago de Compostela Cathedral
    0.3 miles
  • Plaza de Platerias
    0.3 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant Bodeguilla de San Roque
    0.1 miles
  • Restaurant Garum Bistró
    0.1 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Costa Vella
    0.2 miles
  • Restaurant O 16
    0.3 miles
Top attractions
  • Raxoi Palace
    0.3 miles
  • Sala Capitol
    0.5 miles
  • Tourism Office
    0.5 miles
  • A.C.E.M.
    0.6 miles
  • Area Central
    0.7 miles
    0.7 miles
  • AECC
    0.7 miles
  • Point view
    1 miles
Natural Beauty
  • River Sarela
    1.2 miles
  • River Sar
    2.5 miles
  • Mountain Monte Pedroso
    4.3 miles
  • Mountain Pico Sacro
    10.6 miles
Closest Airports
  • Santiago de Compostela Airport
    6.5 miles
  • A Coruña Airport
    30.1 miles
  • Vigo Airport
    45.3 miles
How to get to Hotel Altaïr from Santiago de Compostela Airport
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Amenities of Hotel Altaïr
  • Library
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruit Additional charge
  • Bottle of water
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not needed) and costs EUR 14.10 per day.
  • Parking garage
Front Desk Services
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Babysitting/Child services Additional charge
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Car rental
  • Elevator
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Health & Wellness Facilities
  • Full-body massage Additional charge
  • Hand massage Additional charge
  • Foot massage Additional charge
  • Neck massage Additional charge
  • Back massage Additional charge
  • Massage Additional charge
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Italian
  • Portuguese
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House rules
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3:00 PM - 12:00 AM


Until 12:00 PM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 7 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Crib by request
Extra bed by request
€ 20 per child, per night
3 - 16 years
Extra bed by request
€ 20 per child, per night

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The maximum number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check your selected room for the maximum capacity.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.


When booking more than 3 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Maestro Mastercard Visa Red 6000 Hotel Altaïr accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

FAQs about Hotel Altaïr

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Hotel Altaïr (subject to availability):

    • Parking
    • Parking garage

  • Guests staying at Hotel Altaïr can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.9).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • À la carte

  • Check-in at Hotel Altaïr is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • Hotel Altaïr offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Massage
    • Library
    • Foot massage
    • Back massage
    • Full-body massage
    • Neck massage
    • Hand massage

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Hotel Altaïr by:

    • Taxi 20min

  • The prices at Hotel Altaïr may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Room options at Hotel Altaïr include:

    • Twin/Double
    • Double
    • Single

  • Hotel Altaïr is 1,500 feet from the center of Santiago de Compostela.